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GODS & MYTHS
Historia Troiana
Events before the Trojan War The Greeks prepare for war The sacrifice of IphigeniaIphigenia in TaurisOrestes and Iphigenia recognise each other
Orestes
Census of Antique Art Known to the RenaissanceKnown PrototypesRome, Palazzo Giustiniani
After the death of Clytemnestra Orestes acquitted by the Areopag
Further details
Sides of the Sacrophagus mounted together, at the left-hand side the Orestes and Iphigenie, on the right-hand side Minerva voting and a Fury
ARTIST/CREATOR
Ancient Roman
DATE
3rd quarter 2nd century
LOCATION
Rome, Palazzo Giustiniani
Notes on photograph
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
Giulio Emmanuele Rizzo, Sculture antiche del Palazzo Giustiniani, in Bullettino della Commissione Archeologica Comunale di Roma 32-33 (1904-1905), fig. 21
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RELATIONS
Census database
Acknowledgements
Record created with the generous support of the Dean's Development Fund of the School of Advanced Study, University of London
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